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Video: Chin Tipped, Nose Free

Do you ever get the feeling that your baby can’t breathe while she is breastfeeding? Maybe you are listening to the snuffy breathing of a little nose on a big boob, so you take your precious free hand and hold the tissue back away from her nose. Sure, this works, but it can mess up the latch and it will leave you without a free hand to use. I suggest that instead of using your free hand to keep baby’s nose clear, just tip her chin!

The following video is an except from The Pregnant Mama’s Guide to Breastfeeding Success, the most practical prenatal breastfeeding education course available!